Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 04, 2013

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Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. ( SWK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SWK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.04% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $85.26, the dividend yield is 2.35%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SWK was $85.26, representing a -4.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.50 and a 31.15% increase over the 52 week low of $65.01.

SWK is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). SWK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.37. Zacks Investment Research reports SWK's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.6%, compared to an industry average of 7.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SWK Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SWK through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SWK as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 7.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SWK at 1.73%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: ASML , DHR , JKG , RGI , SWK

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